Rocket.Chat Mobile App 4.10 goes live today and we couldn’t be more excited! 🙂 Check out the new features, improvements, bug fixes, and user experience development efforts made by our team.

Version 4.10

  • Release Date: August 10, 2020

Compatibility

  • iOS 11+
  • Android 5+
  • Rocket.Chat server 0.70.0+

Rocket.Chat Mobile App 4.10 Highlights

Push Notification Data Privacy

  • The Rocket.Chat server sends only the identifier of the message to the app, which requests the rest of the content
  • This way neither Google Firebase Cloud Messaging nor Apple Push Notification Service have access to the content
  • This feature was release on version 3.5.0 of the server (link here
  • This feature is available on Enterprise only
Add deep link to Jitsi calls
  • Now the app is opened directly when a Jitsi URL is pressed

Improvements

  • New mention/badge colors
  • Performance improvements on lists
  • All dependencies updated
    • React Native 0.63
  • Add analytics events

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed hanging on splash screen when deep link params are wrong
  • Fixed long press gestures not working properly on Android

Chore

  • Move Detox to Github Actions
  • Only run Flipper in debug via MainApplication is debug
  • Update Flipper to 0.51.0

Sneak Peek: What To Expect Next?

  • E2E encryption in mobile chat: This feature will ensure that only the user and the person who received the message can decipher the messages

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